Antique RUNKEL BROTHERS Breakfast Cocoa advertising tin, New York. This is very old and shows signs of wear from age and use, but over all in good unaltered condition with the patina it's earned after 100+ years. The tin measures 5" to top of lid x 2.5" square. Some of the wording..."U.S. SERIAL NUMBER 5"..."GUARANTEED UNDER THE FOOD AND DRUGS ACT, JUNE 30TH, 1906"..."PREPARED FROM THE CHOICEST COCOA BEANS"..."ESTABLISHED 1870"..."PURE"..."HIGH GRADE".
Large 18thc New England cast iron kitchen cauldron on a tripod base with a swing handle. Excellent condition, no cracks or repairs. Note the original 18thc snap lines on the bottom, and the full height to its three feet. Excellent for use as a log holder on a fireplace hearth. Measures 19 inches across by 13 inches high and weighs 48 pounds.
Early 19thc English brass wall box. All hand forged with through-cut tabs. The back plate measures 8.5 x 4.75 inches. The tray is 7.75 by 2.25 inches. Very well made from heavy gauge solid brass sheets.
J. H. Brown and Sons, Kingstown, Kansas, 1915, with a steam engine tractor and other machinery made by the Avery Company, Peoria, Illinois. Modern farm technology of its day.
Early American food chopper stamped D Kimball. Hand forged, 18th century. Measures 7.5 inches long by 6 inches across the base and 5.5 inches across the handle. A beautiful and useful country primitive kitchen tool.